Dec 3, 2012 6:00am PST
's sleep ♪ that month waiting for the announcement as sam francisco. members of nasa's curiosity team are expected to give an update on the mission to mars at 9 this morning. it'll be announced at the conference in san francisco the " geophysical union. rumors of a discovery began after nasa's she's sciences said that the rover had gathered data for the " history books. nasa downplayed that statement but we will find out what happened this morning in san francisco. >> school for some public school students will get longer but not in california. five states are announcing today that they are adding at least 300 hours of learning time to their schools starting next year. colorado, connecticut, massachusetts and new york and tennessee are part of this plan. the goal is to boost student achievement and make u.s. schools more competitive on a global level. this is a three year pilot program and a mix of federal state fines or will find this operation. >> japanese officials have been prompted to order the immediate inspection of lots of other titles across the country. the tunnel in questio
Dec 6, 2012 4:00am PST
's slightly more than 29% of shoppers to visit stores some black friday. >> nasa has released new nighttime satellite photos of earth. these photos were captured by nasa-n 08 which is equipped with a sensor to i observe the planet at night. different images around the world like the nile river united states and the east coast has been captured with the new satellite. the satellite also captured the blow from natural sources including moonlight, northern lights and naturally occurring fires. >> scientists have found evidence that the moon took quite a begin as early days. below the surface, the moon's interior is battered and cracks. measurements by the nasa nasaebb and flow also found that the moon's crechcrust is much then and sciences thought only about 25 mi. thick. >> six different artists have tied for the most grammy award nominations. connie west, j. his seat, frank ocean, and dan auerbach hand of the black teas, mumford and sons and fun. and the rockers or joint at the top of the list by hip-hop mainstays, midwest and jasey, along with in the pot ben sun, who wrote the success of it
Dec 3, 2012 4:00am PST
-month lease with the city. the gun club has been at this location for nearly 80 years. >> members of nasa's curiosity team are expected to give an update of its mission to mars today at noon. --the announcement will be delivered here in san francisco at the annual fall meeting of the american geophysical union. rumors about a big discovery began after curiosity's sciences was quoted as saying that a rover instrument responsible for finding inorganic compounds had gathered data for " the history books. nasa downplayed that comment in a statement on friday. >> pope benedict the 16th have officially joined twitter today launching his official twitter account. the formal announcement is set for a press conference with catholic and twitter officials said the vatican. the pope will be composing the tweeds for the new account himself. the pope will press the button to send first himself but after that other people will send tweet out on his behalf. in june 2011 the popes in his first week from the twitter account for the vatican new site no word on what the pope's tour account name will be yet.
Dec 5, 2012 4:00am PST
those negotiations would take place sometime next year. >> nasa and since then another rover to mars in 2020. the space agency says that the spacecraft will be built from spare parts made for the curiosity rover. it will also use the and noble landing system that delivered the curiosity to mars in august. the new mission is scheduled for 2020 and is estimated to cost about $1.5 billion. nasa says is another step toward eventually sending astronauts to the red planet in the 20 30's. >> the mars rover opportunity has found hundreds of mysterious stones. the tiny islands are no bigger than a huckleberry and appears to have to of shells and soft interiors. scientists say that these tiny speakers are a big mystery, but say they might have been formed from an unknown man wrote from 8¢ sandstones. >>ancient sandstones. [ crickets chirping ] [ traffic passing ] ♪ [ music box: lullaby ] [ man on tv, indistinct ] ♪ [ lullaby continues ] [ baby coos ] [ man announcing ] millions are still exposed to the dangers... of secondhand smoke... and some of them can't do anything about it. ♪ [ co